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Popularity
12k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Lakisha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • #2135 All Time
Girls
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How popular is the name "Lakisha" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 6 6 0
1968 12 12 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 49 49 0
1971 123 123 0
1972 227 227 0
1973 375 375 0
1974 628 628 0
1975 844 838 6
1976 914 914 0
1977 1,148 1,148 0
1978 1,066 1,066 0
1979 1,048 1,042 6
1980 912 912 0
1981 802 802 0
1982 712 712 0
1983 560 560 0
1984 481 481 0
1985 368 368 0
1986 326 326 0
1987 271 271 0
1988 243 243 0
1989 193 193 0
1990 160 160 0
1991 142 142 0
1992 124 124 0
1993 111 111 0
1994 73 73 0
1995 55 55 0
1996 51 51 0
1997 37 37 0
1998 41 41 0
1999 24 24 0
2000 27 27 0
2001 23 23 0
2002 19 19 0
2003 18 18 0
2004 16 16 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 9 9 0
2007 14 14 0
2008 9 9 0
2009 9 9 0
2010 5 5 0
2011 6 6 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Lakisha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,313 babies born with the name Lakisha in the United States. That's more than enough Lakishas to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lakisha" was in 1977 with a total of 1,148 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lakishas)

According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lakisha" ranks #22 in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 53 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 1976. Across the entire United States a total of 914 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Lakisha popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lakisha in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lakisha" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lakisha as well as things modernly associated with the name Lakisha such as celebrities named Lakisha.

English

Origin and Meaning of Lakisha

The name "Lakisha" is of English origin, and it means "Lakeisha and its variants are rhyming forms of Leticia. Joyful: happy". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

L is for life, that you live so well.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

S is for serious, not always joking.

H is for heart, warm and loving.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Ahsikal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ilhksaa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Lakisha born Aug 3, 1973

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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